Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601 USA
+1 312-372-7200

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

1 West Upper Wacker Drive

Chicago, Illinois 60601 USA

Phone:+1 312-372-7200

Fax:+1 312-795-3480

Freephone:+1 800-468-3571

Sales:+1 312-372-7200

Sales fax:+1 312-795-3480

Services & amenities

All public areas non-smoking


Beauty shop

Car Rental

Concierge Lounge Hours


Coffee/tea in-room

Cash machine/ATM

Concierge desk

Foreign exchange

Housekeeping service daily

Limousine service

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Room service

Room service, 24-hour

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest room information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Fee
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxurious bedding - down comforters, custom duvets, cotton-rich linens
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Rollaway bed: 30.00 USD Per Room Daily
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

Business Amenities

  • Phone feature: voice mail
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining services

Room service, 24-hour

Room service

Sundry/Convenience store


Raised An Urban Rooftop Bar - Temporarily Closed (COVID-19)

Discover Chicago from a new perspective at Raised, An Urban Rooftop Bar. Boasting hip, modern décor, American fare and innovative cocktails, our relaxing rooftop bar is a breathtaking space from which to enjoy views of the Loop and the Chicago Riverwalk.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-795-3444


Staytion Market & Bar - Temporarily Closed (COVID-19)

Experience an authentic Chicago culinary experience at Staytion Market & Bar, one of our hotel restaurants in the Loop. Offering creative takes on Chicago street food made with local ingredients, Staytion is a journey through the city's culinary soul.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-372-7200


A La Carte - A Modern Take on Room Service- Temporarily Closed (COVID-19)

A modern take on the room service experience, A La Carte offers a unique menu, perfect for in-room dining. Savor handcrafted, locally sourced food delivered quickly to your room and packaged ready for you to enjoy or to take on the road.

Fitness & recreation


Biking trail (0.8 km)

Bowling (0.2 km)

Jet-skiing (1.4 km)

Jogging/fitness trail (0.8 km)

Kayaking (1.4 km)

Miniature golf (1.6 km)

Sailing (1.6 km)

Sauna (0.8 km)

Squash (0.8 km)

Tennis (0.8 km)

Tennis (1.6 km)

Tennis (1.6 km)

Volleyball (2.4 km)

Bike Rentals (0.3 km)


Fitness centre on-site


Indoor Pool


(24.1 km)

Local attractions

Chicago Theatre

175 North State Street

0.2 km S from hotel

Goodman Theatre

170 North Dearborn

0.3 km SW from hotel


111 North State Street

0.2 km S from hotel

Millennium Park

205 East Randolph

1.0 km E from hotel

House of Blues

329 North Dearborn

0.3 km N from hotel

Merchandise Mart

350 North Wells

0.6 km NW from hotel

US Cellular Field (MLB - White Sox)

333 West 35th St.

8.5 km SW from hotel

United Center (Bulls, Blackhawks & Concerts)

1901 West Madison

4.2 km W from hotel

Soldier Field (NFL - Bears)

425 East McFetridge Drive

4.2 km SE from hotel

Navy Pier

600 East Grand Avenue

1.6 km E from hotel

American Girl Place

111 East Chicago Avenue

1.3 km N from hotel

McCormick Place

2301 South Lake Shore Drive

5.0 km SE from hotel

Lincoln Park Zoo/Conservatory

2200 North Cannon Drive in Lincoln Park

5.1 km N from hotel


Halsted corridor at Adams

2.4 km W from hotel

Little Italy

Bounded by Morgan, Taylor, Ashland and Harrison St

3.7 km SW from hotel

Robie House

5757 South Woodlawn Avenue

13.2 km S from hotel

Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio

951 Chicago Avenue

18.5 km W from hotel

Grant Park / Millennium Park

Bounded by Michigan Ave, Lake Shore Dr, Balbo and

0.6 km SE from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport information

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)


Airport phone: +1 773-838-0600

Hotel direction: 19.5 km NE

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Alternative transport: Go Airport Express- 24 hour notice/advanced booking required; fee: 23 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 30 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 5 USD (one way)
  • Underground service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)
Visit MDW airport website
Driving directions

Travel north on Cicero Avenue to Interstate 55 North. Take Interstate 55 North and exit at Lakeshore Drive. Move into the right lane and continue to Randolph Street. Follow Randolph Street west through the underpass to Dearborn Street. Turn right and travel north on Dearborn Street to Wacker Drive. Turn right and the hotel will be on the right at the corner of Wacker Drive and State Street.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)


Airport phone: +1 773-686-2200

Hotel direction: 29.0 km SE

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Alternative transport: Go Airport Express- 24 hour notice/advanced booking required; fee: 28 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 50 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 3 USD (one way)
  • Underground service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)
Visit ORD airport website
Driving directions

Take Interstate 190 East to Interstate 90 East/Kennedy Expressway to the Ohio Street Exit. Ohio Street is a one-way street eastbound. Proceed to Clark Street and turn right. Travel across the Chicago River and turn left at the first traffic light onto Wacker Drive. The hotel will be on the right at the corner of Wacker Drive and State Street.

Business services

Copy service

Fax service

Fee for each additional page of outgoing fax

Messenger service

Network/Internet printing

Notary public

Overnight delivery/pickup


Secretarial service


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 312-372-7200+1 312-372-7200.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Concierge desk
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Pool accessible
  • Pool pathway
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Public restrooms
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible transportation with advanced notice
  • Braille and tactile signage provided for permanent rooms and spaces
  • Hotel employees will read printed/visual information to guests who are blind/low vision and provide oral directions to hotel locations
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
  • Door night guards, lowered
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • No transfer shower s available
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Vanities, accessible
  • Viewports, lowered
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